French settlers in Louisiana merged with African Americans, Afro-Caribbeans and others to create Cajun and Zydeco musical traditions.
A wry philosophical essay on what makes baseball the great American pastime.
Explore how Orson Welles' genius use of the new medium of radio struck fear into an already anxious nation.
From Joseph Smith's discovery of gold tablets to persecution, migration, and settlement in Utah, the film explores the history of the most American of religions.
Originally settled as a mail stop, Las Vegas changed from an Old West vacation town, to a mafia haven, to the "Atomic City" and "Sin City."
P.T. Barnum -- huckster, con man, promoter, entertainer and founder of "The Greatest Show on Earth".
America came apart in 1964 and has since been reborn.
A daunting story of shipwreck, starvation, mutiny and cannibalism amongst a group left abandoned in the high Arctic.
Their intense faith and strict adherence to 300-year-old traditions have by turn captivated and repelled, awed and irritated, inspired and confused America.